"I would like to know about it, too. I live in Southwestern Illinois. There are hundreds of thousands of silver maples around here. I got interested in this reading history books and there were at one time loads of sugar houses…"
"The TAP Act is part of the new Farm Bill and has been authorized for a large sum of money, but its not yet clear what if any funds will be actually appropriated to the program. If funds do become available, it will create a small pool of grant…"
A native plant is one that naturally occurs in a region without having been introduced from elsewhere by people. Over thousands of years, native plants have adapted to the climate, soils, and environmental conditions of our area. They have developed…Continue
Expanded capacity and system improvements brought record production to the Arnot Forest this year. Overall, favorable conditions prevailed for a long sugaring season in central New York. As the season winds down, what are your initial thoughts on…Continue
Neat article that appeared in the "morning ag clips" on tree burls...The beauty in a burlWASHINGTON — As you glance up into tree limbs, perhaps searching for some sign of spring in a swelling flower bud, your sight might be arrested by fat, rounded…Continue